Studio Nong International Sculpture Collective and Residency Program STUDIO NONG WEBSITE
Pictured l-r: 2013 Sunrise-Sunset Exhibition Opening:
Huang, Gamble, Qin, Fisher, Seebart, He, Urrutia, Nong
Studio Nong is an international collective of artists and educators from the GuangXi Arts Institute in Nanning City, China, the Kansas City Art Institute in Kansas City, Missouri, and the Memphis College of Art in Memphis, Tennessee, that divides its time between Southern China and the United States. Folding members are: Zhenhai He (GAI), Jigang Qin (GAI), Bangmin Nong (GAI), Shanwu Huang (GAI), and their American counterparts, Jessie Fisher (KCAI), Misty Gamble, Scott Seebart, (LCC) and Leandra Urrutia (MCA). The collective has held residencies together in QinZhou, China (2013), Memphis, TN and Kansas City, MO (2015), Jigang Studios and the Studio Nong campus at the Sanmin Arts Village in Nanning City, China (2016).